E.W. Jackson Has Been an Unmitigated Disaster for the Virginia GOP

Good.  Jackson is this year’s Herman Caine and Alan West… The Daily Beast Ken Cuccinelli’s gubernatorial implosion may be distracting pundits, but E.W. Jackson’s risible candidacy for lieutenant governor is an even bigger embarrassment for the state party. Right now, all the attention in the Virginia gubernatorial race is focused on Ken Cuccinelli’s losing campaign and Mark Obenshain’s competitive… More E.W. Jackson Has Been an Unmitigated Disaster for the Virginia GOP

Fugelsang defends Al Jazeera America against ‘right wing insanely fake Christian hate-monkey trolls’

The Raw Story Even though he will not be part of Current TV’s transition into Al Jazeera America, Viewpoint host John Fugelsang still insisted on defending the nascent network against the right-wing trolling that has followed its impending launch. “Even though I work for Current, I was getting called a terrorist on Twitter every day by the jackal… More Fugelsang defends Al Jazeera America against ‘right wing insanely fake Christian hate-monkey trolls’

The David Pakman Show – Herman Cain: Obama Voters Have ‘Severe Ignorance Problem’ (VIDEO)

This is obviously a case of projection on Mr. Cain’s part… Addicting Info From the David Pakman Show Herman Cain is a new voice on Fox News. His comments seem to make him a worthy replacement for Sarah Palin, matching the obtuseness she often offered. For example, when asked in an interview with Bill O’Reilly why… More The David Pakman Show – Herman Cain: Obama Voters Have ‘Severe Ignorance Problem’ (VIDEO)

Week in one liners: Biden, Cain, Carney

Politico The top quotes in politics … “I’m looking for pies.” —Vice President Joe Biden at Costco. “He said he wouldn’t play me but I could play on his team.” — Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III on challenging Obama to a basketball game. “Last week The Onion said I was going to become a male stripper.”  — Education Secretary Arne Duncan responding to questions about his future.… More Week in one liners: Biden, Cain, Carney

Politico’s Week in one liners: Ryan, Obama, Romney

  Politico The top quotes in politics … “Good evening everyone, and welcome to Barack Obama’s retirement party!” — Former Gov.Tim Pawlenty knocking the president at the RNC. “It should be a pretty entertaining show.” — President Barack Obama commenting on the convention. “Save a little for Mitt.”— Actor Clint Eastwood hushing an excited crowd at the RNC. “He’s a unique guy, and he did a unique thing… More Politico’s Week in one liners: Ryan, Obama, Romney

Politico’s: Week in one liners: Cain, FLOTUS

Politico The top quotes in politics … “Of course it’s easier if you hold an Olympic Games in the middle of nowhere.” — British Prime Minister David Cameron tweaking Mitt Romnney. “I love the fact that the guy is rich.” — Former White House hopeful Herman Cain defending  Romney. “I wish my kids would become wealthy.” — Vice President Joe Biden on making money. “They were asking me to do… More Politico’s: Week in one liners: Cain, FLOTUS

The week in one-liners: Biden, Bush, Cain

Politico The top quotes in politics … “I will transmit this information to Vladimir.” — Russian President Dmitry Medvedev offering to pass President Obama’s message along. “It’s bulls—.” — Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum getting annoyed with a New York Times reporter. “Don’t retreat.” — Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin encouraging Santorum. “Aren’t you going to sing a song for us? Know when to… More The week in one-liners: Biden, Bush, Cain

The Day In 100 Seconds: CPAC Day One

TPM2012 Well, we’re one third of the way through the annual right wing confab known as the Conservative Political Action Conference and what a journey already. The big guns are still to come, but the warm up acts today included Senators, Congressmen, former Presidential Candidates, actors, talking heads and one self-described comedian. We heard a… More The Day In 100 Seconds: CPAC Day One

Rachel Maddow Blog: Clint Eastwood wins the Super Bowl

The Rachel Maddow Blog  says that Clint Eastwood won the Super Bowl!  The way people are talking about it (she has more than 90 comments on this title alone) she may be right. It’s interesting that Clint Eastwood, a Republican who supported John McCain in 2008 and most recently, Herman Cain touts the regrowth of Detroit and… More Rachel Maddow Blog: Clint Eastwood wins the Super Bowl